Scheduled Thursday–Sunday before classes start!
Informal tours of Ellis Library are scheduled on the hour Thursday – Sunday, August 18 –21 from 12noon – 7pm, (last tour starts at 6pm). Meet a tour guide at the North Door of Ellis Library, and spend some time learning about one of the largest libraries in Missouri! You may invite friends and family as well to get an in-depth look, (50 minutes), or a quick overview, (20 minutes). We will tailor the tours to your requests when possible.
Tour Questions: Do you know that each academic department on campus has an assigned librarian? Do you know who your librarian is? What kind of study environments do you like? Do you know that Ellis Library has very quiet and moderately quiet study areas, some with cushy chairs, some with computers, and some with group study rooms? Do you know the location of the books in your discipline? Drop in and find out the answer to these and other questions.
Recommended for first-time freshmen, graduate students and friends. Get a jump on the semester by taking a tour. Drop in and learn about the Mizzou Libraries!